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  1. Photoshop birthday request

    General Halloween
    All, I humbly come before you all to ask for a birthday favor. I'd like to have a Ouija board birthday cake and I have the image saved but if possible, I'd like the board to read "Happy 48th Birthday Wes'. I have ZERO knowledge of image editing software and I'm hoping one of you can help me...
  2. Mechanical: Hoping for a Bit of Floating Candelabra Help

    Halloween Props
    Hi All, I have an idea for a floating candelabra that I think will look great in our haunt if I can pull it off. Which is why my first step is coming here and asking you all what you think the best approach might be. I am thinking of taking my little plastic candelabra and turning it into a...
  3. Hi from a longtime lurker

    Member Introduction
    Hi, everybody :) Longtime lurker of this site, but my husband and I are trying to really grow our yard display, and I decided to finally get more active in this community that has really inspired me the past few years. We've been starting to do more homemade props recently, and I've learned a...
  4. Boney Bunch 2019

    General Halloween
    we must be on the downhill slide to Halloween now....I have thought about new boneys several times in the last couple of weeks. What are we hoping for? Personally, I'd love to see the classic movie monsters and a really nice haunted house a la the Addams Family or the Munsters...gothic and...
  5. Waterproofing a Tombstone

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    I am trying a new waterproof technique for some props. So Check it out and let me know what you think or could even do better. Feel Free to subscribe to the channel too hoping to post a whole bunch of videos.
  6. Static: No Petting Skelly Zoo

    Halloween Props
    I am hoping to get few ideas to add to my Skelly No Petting Zoo Hallway for the kids in tiwn . I need to make a No Petting Zoo sign and maybe tombstines with about each anumsl and add more props. Best place is here get ideas. Thanks I will post a few pics .
  7. HELP me find this decoration

    General Halloween
    I am trying to locate LARGE skeleton masks for my outdoor decorations. Just plain skull fronts, like you would wear as a face mask. Except much bigger, around 3 or so feet. Something like this: Color doesn't matter, as it will be painted. I was really hoping to find this in a thin...
  8. PhotoBucket change of heart?

    Off-Topic Stuff
    Just today I was overjoyed to find that the Photobucket image hosting site has returned my pictures to all of my tutorials and posts on this forum. Two or three years ago, they DECIDED that allowing users to post their own pics to a third party web site (like this forum) for free was causing...
  9. Red & Blue lighting - Need your help!

    General Halloween
    I'm already planning my yard display for next year and I really like this lighting trick I saw on Stiltbeast Studios youtube page So I want to make a bunch of props & signs that in blue light look somewhat friendly/normal, but in red light look super scary. For example: a large sign where...
  10. Hello from ND

    Member Introduction
    Hello, just joined today. I'm from Jamestown, ND. Hoping to get some tips and ideas for next Halloween. I'm looking to step up my game as far as yard decorations.
  11. Static: What to do with garage doors?

    Halloween Props
    Hi guys, I'm just wondering what you all do to cover your garage doors? Last year I bought photography back drops and taped them on, they were a huge hit, the parents loved taking photos of their kids in front of them. I am changing it up a little having bought new scenes for this year. I was...
  12. Mechanical: Zultan transistor

    Halloween Props
    I'm hoping to find a transistor expert in here. I've got an old Zultan that we've had forever and we love. The Curtains stopped opening (common problem). Temporarily I wired them open, but now I'm trying to fix it. In chasing the lack of voltage getting to the motor I came across a...
  13. cheapest place to buy froggy's freezin fog?

    General Halloween
    I'm looking for some froggy's freezin frog and regular fog juice. Found some ok prices after extensive searching, but wanted to know if anyone has a secret cheap source for froggy's? Shipping is wha makes this expensive since a gallon is heavy. I see amazon has it, but was hoping there might be...
  14. Blood Recipes

    Halloween Props
    Can somebody please share their best blood recipe ? There are many out there, and I really don't want to spend a day making blood unneccesarily :-) I have acouple of uses in mind. One is putting the blood on white sheets, so I'm hoping the color will stay bright by Halloween... Hmmm.... or...
  15. Fog: Differences in Standard Fog Fluid and Fluid for Water Based Foggers

    Halloween Props
    Does anyone know the difference between standard fog fluid and the ones that specifically say they are for use in water based foggers? Seems to be top secret the ingredients used in commercial fluid. I have a new water based fogger that uses distilled water along with fog fluid. I was hoping...
  16. new house - new setup

    General Halloween
    We bought a new house in January and getting ready to setup for this year next weekend. i am sure a lot of people have been here, but nervous for the new neighborhood to see what we do. Not only hoping it goes over well, but the yard is so much different really don't know where to start or how...
  17. In Search of Barnyard Butcher

    Wanted to Buy
    I know this is a long shot, but I am looking for a Barnyard Butcher. It was sold at Spirit Halloween in 2013 I believe. I was hoping someone on here might be able to point me in a good direction to find one. Thank you for your time!
  18. Fog: Front Porch suggestions/help with fog

    Halloween Props
    Hello fellow Halloween Fans! Been a member for a few years but rarely ever post.........come to think of it this might be the first. I have been inactive the past few years for Halloween because I was renting an apartment. Well I finally got back into a house and want to do some cool things...
  19. Hello everyone just joined today

    Member Introduction
    Hello I am Scott, I am a married with kids, Halloween prop making , Magician. I am currently building a Halloween/ Horror magic show. Props that I have made are: Celtic cross tombstone made out of insulation boards, Shrunken heads, Book of the dead covered in what feels like mummified skin, a...
  20. I NEED HELP regarding MAD SCIENTIST FROM 2008 - power cord/adapter

    Wanted to Buy
    I bought the Spirit of Halloween Mad Scientist from 2008 off ebay. It did not come with a plug. I need to figure out what Volt plug to use with it. I am hoping to find someone that has him. Please help!
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